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Jasbir S Makker, MD, FACP, FACG


Chair, Research Committee, Division of Gastroenterology, BronxCare Health System, NY
Assistant Clinical Professor, Mt Sinai ICAHN school of Medicine, NY
Assistant Clinical Professor, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine

Attending, Neurogastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Motility Lab, BronxCare Health System, NY

Scholarly activities

Scientific Journals Editorship Role


  • Academic Editor for World Journal of Gastroenterology (WJG)

  • Associate Editor for Annals of Medicine Journal (Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section)

  • Guest Editor for a special edition in Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)


Scientific Journals Reviewer

  • American Journal of Case Reports

  • Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases

  • Medical Science Monitor

  • Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

  • Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology

  • World Journal of Gastroenterology

  • ACG Case Reports Journal

  • Hispanic Health Care International

  • Pain Management

  • Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy

  • Cureus

  • Journal of International Medical Research

  • Medicina


Scientific Events Judge


  • 10/2018 - 16th Annual AMA Research Symposium, Maryland

  • 8/2019 - American Medical Association (AMA) EXPO Research Symposium

  • 8/2020 - American Medical Association (AMA) EXPO Research Symposium

  • 8/2021 - American Medical Association (AMA) Research Challenge




Book chapter


Makker J, Patel H, Chilimuri S. (2020). Hypertriglyceridemic pancreatitis. In F.J. Juhl (Ed), Triglycerides : an overview (pp. 45-64). Nova Science.


Review Articles


  • Shah N, Patel H, Jyala A, Makker J. Utility of artificial intelligence in Colonoscopy. Accepted - Artificial Intelligence in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

  • Makker J, Patel H, Jyala A, Chilimuri S. Extrahepatic Manifestations of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Gastroenterology and Endoscopy News. Hepatology in Focus. Oct 2020.

  • Abbas N, Makker J, Abbas H, Balar B. Perioperative Care of Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: A Review. Health Serv Insights. 2017 Feb 24;10. PMID: 28469455.

  • Makker J, Chilimuri S, Bella JN. Genetic epidemiology of irritable bowel syndrome. World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Oct 28;21(40):11353-61. PMID: 26525775.


 Few Recently published Peer Reviewed publications


Makker J, Sun H, Patel H, Mantri N, Zahid M, Gongati S, Galiveeti S, Renner SW, Chilimuri S. Impact of Prediabetes and Type-2 Diabetes on Outcomes in Patients with COVID-19. Int J Endocrinol. 2021 Jun 16;2021:5516192. doi:10.1155/2021/5516192. PMID: 34221008.


Makker J, Tariq H, Kumar K, Ravi M, Shaikh DH, Leung V, Hayat U, Hassan MT, Patel H, Nayudu S, Chilimuri S. Prevalence of advanced liver fibrosis and steatosis in type-2 diabetics with normal transaminases: A prospective cohort study. World J Gastroenterol. 2021 Feb 14;27(6):523-533. PMID: 33642826.


Makker J, Shaikh D, Patel H, Hanumanthu S, Sun H, Zaidi B, Ravi M, Balar B. Characteristics of Patients with Post-Colonoscopy Unplanned Hospital Visit: A Retrospective Single-Center Observational Study. Clin Exp Gastroenterol. 2021 Jan 19;14:19-25. PMID: 33500647.


Tariq H, Patel H, Kamal MU, Abbas N, Ameen M, Azam S, Kumar K, Ravi M, Voolta V, Shaikh D, Amanchi V, Hussain AN, Makker J. Reevaluation of the Efficacy of First Line Regimen for Helicobacter pylori. Clin Exp Gastroenterol 2020:13 25–33. PMID: 32158248.


Patel H, Balar B, Irigela M, Vootla V, Chandrala C, Hashmi H, Abdulsamad M, Makker J. Risk factors for liver cirrhosis related readmissions in the largest ethnic minority in United States. Gastroenterology Research 2020 Feb 1;13(1):11-8. PMID: 32095168.


Makker J, Tariq H, Bella JN, Kumar K, Chime C, Patel H, Kamal MU, Shaikh D, Vootla V, Bajantri B, Gomceli U, Alshelleh M, Peralta R, Zhang A, Chilimuri S. Preclinical cardiac disease in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease with and without metabolic syndrome. Am J Cardiovasc Dis. 2019 Oct 15;9(5):65-77. eCollection 2019. PMID: 31763058


K Kumar, H Patel, S Mehershahi, H Tariq, M Glandt, Erfani M, Dev A, Zhang A, Makker J. Clinical relevance of endoscopically identified extrinsic compression of the oesophagus and stomach. BMJ Open Gastro 2019;6:e000310. PMID: 31413857.


Tariq H, Kamal MU, Patel H, Patel R, Ameen M, Elona S, Khalifa M, Azam S, Zhang A, Kumar K, Baiomi A, Shaikh D, Makker J. Predicting the presence of adenomatous polyps during colonoscopy with National Cancer Institute Colorectal Cancer Risk-Assessment Tool. World J Gastroenterol. 2018 Sep 14;24(34): 3919-26. PMID: 30228785.

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